Please welcome this week's guest blogger, Tim Moore, from Disability Secrets and My Disability Blog. Please see the rest of Tim's bio at the end of his post. Recently, the Social Security Administration added a disability … [Read more...] about Guest Blogger Post: Should you File Your Disability Claim Online or at a Local SSA Office?
I received the following information via email from Lynn Roster, Director of the Chronic Illness Initiative. Please forward this information on to your employer, employees, students - anyone you can think of. DePaul … [Read more...] about The Fifth Annual Chronic Illness and Postsecondary Education Symposium
Everyone of us with ME/CFS, Fibro, IC and other illnesses have heard at one time or another that our illnesses stem from some sort of trauma we experienced as a child or during our lifetime, whether it be physical trauma or … [Read more...] about Can Dealing With The Past & Trauma Improve Physical Health?
It is common for those who have illnesses like ME/CFS, Fibromyalgia and Interstitial Cystitis to also have allergies and sensitivities to food. In speaking with many patients who have either one or all three of these chronic … [Read more...] about Making It Through the Holidays with Food Sensitivities
Every year around Thanksgiving I have made it a tradition to post what I am thankful for and it helps me to realize how lucky I am in spite of all of my health issues. When you stop and take a few minutes to write down what … [Read more...] about Giving Thanks Even During the Bad Times
Please welcome guest blogger, Rosalind Joffe, the author of the new book, Women, Work & Autoimmune Disease: Keep Working, Girlfriend! I was honored to be asked to participate in Rosalind's book tour and she has written … [Read more...] about Guest Blogger Post: Working With Chronic Illness by Rosalind Joffe
I know for me this time of year is the hardest when it comes to trying to deal with my ME/CFS, FM, and IC. I would like to hear from you readers on how the weather changes and holidays affect your health. While I don't like … [Read more...] about How Are YOU Functioning This Time of Year with CFS & FM? Share Your Winter/Holiday Tips!
The current situation with the economy has me rather worried because my husband is planning to retire in April and I fear that there won't be anything left in his 401K plan. The state of the economy has also had me concerned … [Read more...] about How Will the Economy Affect The Chronically Ill?
Do you remember the days before ME/CFS & Fibromyalgia whenyou were able to run all of your errands in one day? With the price of gas it would be nice to be able to go back to doing everything in one trip, but we always … [Read more...] about When Running Errands Is No Longer A Simple Task
Please welcome Abigail Steidley, owner of The Healthy Life, LLC Life Coaching Services and blogger of The Vagina Dialogues as guest blogger for yet another week! I had to do something terribly annoying last night. Im sure … [Read more...] about Guest Blogger Post: Perfectionism versus Moderation